After her party’s electoral triumph, Aung San Suu Kyi has almost got the power she wants
Jeannine Williamson discovers places where few tourists venture
World View: Burma's transformation into a dramatically freer, more hopeful country is substantially President Obama’s doing
Something to get off your chest? Make a fashion statement with your feelings. Slogan T-shirts are enjoying a revival says Kate Townshend, and they're as contentious as ever
Pro-democracy leader whose party will soon take over power says children 'read less because the use of technology has increased'
Two Burmese migrant workers have been sentenced to death in Thailand following the murder of two backpackers
Chaw Sandi Tun was sentenced under the Electronic Transactions Act
World View: In 68 years of independence, Burma has yet to see power transferred smoothly - and questions remain as to how Suu Kyi and her party will be able to take control
Community leader estimates between 100 and 200 people are also missing in Kachin state community of Hpakant
Despite her party's win, Ms Suu Kyi is constitutionally barred from becoming president
Celebrate an NLD victory today, but tomorrow, we still need your support
Peter Popham reports from Rangoon on Aung San Suu Kyi’s overwhelming victory in an election many thought would never happen
'I dreamt about it for quite a long time after I came out of the army. I used to sweat like a pig just talking about it'
Thousands could be preparing to go to sea as the monsoon season ends, despite warnings by aid groups of the 'serious risk of another humanitarian disaster'
This weekend, Burma will hold one of its most significant elections in recent history.
While the country edges towards democracy, chauvinistic Buddhists have disenfranchised around 5 per cent of the population